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HALIFAX - If the Zim Antwerp, a massive container ship that will call on Halifax Thursday, were to stand on its stern, it would dwarf Atlantic Canada's tallest building. At 349 ...
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TORONTO - The man found not criminally responsible for killing a Toronto police officer while driving a snowplow has been granted permission to travel up to 150 kilometres from his ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is deleting about 66,000 posts a week as the social media giant cracks down on what it considers to be hate speech. The company says in a blog post Tuesday that deleting post
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HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's information and privacy commissioner says she wants more power to ensure her decisions requiring the government to release information are actually going to be obeyed. Catheri
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TORONTO - The new owners of the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto have reached a deal that will see the Trump name removed from the property. JCF Capital says it ...
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